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 Embraer Defense and Security to Hold Operators Conference



São Paulo, Brazil, September, 19, 2012 – Embraer Defense and Security and OGMA will hold the Embraer Defense Operators Conference (EDOC) between September 26-28, in Lisbon, Portugal. The event will gather military and government operators of Embraer ERJ 145 and Legacy aircraft as well as other military aircraft maintained by OGMA.

Twenty two officials, representing seven Embraer operator delegations, have confirmed their attendance: Belgium, Brazil, Colombia, India, Mexico, Greece and Thailand.
The Embraer Defense Operators Conference consists of technical presentations, panels on flight safety and flight operations and various meetings with operators. On the occasion, Embraer will present its service portfolio for customer support, including the ESSG (Embraer Support Solution for Government) program.

About OGMA

Located in Alverca, Portugal, OGMA has more than 94 years of experience in providing maintenance and repair for military and civilian aircraft, engines and components as well as manufacturing and assembly of aircraft structures.

About Embraer Defense and Security

Embraer Defense and Security is a business unit of Embraer S.A., with over 40 years of experience in providing Armed Forces around the world with superior platforms and systems to aid in their defense and security. With its growing presence in the global market, the Company plays a strategic role in Brazil’s defense. Embraer Defense and Security’s product portfolio includes military airplanes, state-of-the-art radar technologies, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), and advanced information and communications systems, such as Command, Control, Communications, Computer and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) applications. Embraer’s airplanes and military solutions are found in service with more than 50 armed forces in 48 countries.

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